Osmo Smart Interactive Kids Gaming System

$49.99

I was very impressed with this! Storytelling has taken on an all-new form with Mo the Monster.  Kids can now interact with Mo through their individual drawings. Mo is an animated character, designed by Disney creatives, former Google engineers and a Stanford PhD who incorporates each and every drawing into his story.

Playosmo.com

 

Dr. Seuss Eco Friendly Bamboo Mealtime Set

$24.99

"If you’re having a less than fun time getting your toddler to eat, have no fear. Dr. Seuss and friends are here to the rescue! This eco-friendly, BPA-free and dishwasher-safe mealtime set will have your little one eating with the whole family in no time."

Perpetualkid.com

 

Crayola Air Marker Sprayer

$29.99

The Crayola Air Marker Sprayer transforms your markers into airbrushing tools. The art kit includes 5 washable markers, 2 stencil sheets, 10 sheets of paper and a transformer. My niece had a blast creating beautiful airbrushed masterpieces with the stencils and using markers she already had!

Target.com

 

Snow Fort Building Set

$49.95

I have fond memories of growing up in the northeast where snowstorms can bring a blanket of snow overnight! This awesome snow fort set provides the tools to bring your neighborhood snow angel and snowball game to the next level. Use it to create your own ice palace and castle walls. Bonus: in the summer you can also use it at the beach with sand!

Hammacher.com

 

My Baby’s Heartbeat Bear

$29

For expecting moms here is a unique, cute and cuddly stuffed animal lineup that also make a touching keepsake. This unique kit consists of an adorable stuffed animal and a 20-second red heart battery recorder that captures the sound of your baby’s heartbeat during your next ultrasound!

Mybabysheartbeatbear.com

 

Personalized R2-D2 Advent calendar

$55

This exclusive Star Wars calendar has a pocket for each day in December to help the kids with their countdown. It hangs easy on the wall with a loop on the back.

Potterybarnkids.com

 

VR Real Feel Racing

$29.99

When I had a sneak peek at this, I ultimately had to force myself to put it down. The headset combined with the steering wheel offers a truly virtual reality experience. Choose your racecar and track or play with compatible VR. The app is available on the Android or iOS app store. 8+ *Available Dec 12th.

Vr-entertain.com

 

PonyCycle Ride On Horses

Starting at $200

Available in size small (3-5 years) and medium (4-9 years). The PonyCycle is the closest thing to riding a real horse! Perfect for your little ones to gallop around the house by simply bouncing up and down on the saddle. The Ponycycle’s legs and head move propelling them on their way!

Ponycycle.com

 

Joe Cool Peanuts Tritan Water Bottle

$15.99

Stay hydrated and hang with the coolest dog himself, Snoopy! This Tritan water bottle is BPA free, dishwasher safe, spill proof, condensation free, reusable and recyclable. The double insulated and highly durable bottle ensures a refreshingly cool drink every time!

Perpetualkid.com

 

Crayola Emoji Marker Maker

$17.99

This was also a hit with my niece! Design your own markers and emojis in the color of your choice. Mix up your own unique color or use the guide to get the perfect shade! Provides great understanding of color theory and appreciation of creation process.

Shop.Crayola.com

 

My Kingdom Books

$26

My niece and nephew tested and approved! This book is custom ordered based on the child’s name. Download the free app and follow along with a sample page. Not only is the book personalized, it is also technologically fused with augmented reality so that the pictures nearly jump off the page!

Mykingdombooks.com

 

Boon Glo Portable illuminated nightlight

$69.99

A unique and modern light for any kid’s room, Glo has three balls that rotate and flicker. If kids need to use the bathroom or get scared in the middle of the night, they can take the ball of the pedestal – it will glow for 30 minutes as their own cute portable nightlight!

Booninc.com

 

Star Wars Darth Vader Night Light

$15

Use the force to turn on the light. Kids will love this 5" wide x 2" deep x 6.25" high nightlight to create their own starship ambience. Great for any room!

Potterybarnkids.com

 

NEON KYX

$74.99

LED light up shoes! Choose from four different speeds and seven different color options on demand. Includes USB charging cable.

Neonlyghts.com

 

FunWear

$99.99

Playing in the snow dressed as your favorite Superhero while staying nice and warm is now a reality with FunWear. Available in a variety of characters and sizes to ensure a fun-filled winter outdoors!

Fun.com

 

False Teether

$9.99

Teething can be a tough stage for babies and parents. Get a good laugh while your baby gets comfort with the False Teether. The BPA-free teether soothes babies’ gums while making them look absolutely hilarious!

Perpetualkid.com

 

Kylo Ren Mini Lightsaber Tech lab

$14.99

Learn about LED lights and the elements that produce LED colors, lasers and plasma with your very own Lightsaber Tech Lab. Just like Kylo Ren, you can now build your own lightsaber and even mount it on the wall for an epic display.

Thinkgeek.com

 

Packable High Chair

$69.95

A must-have for new parents. This collapsible highchair unpacks quickly for home use or at a restaurant! No need to fiddle with any detachable parts. It unfolds completely intact.  Made of wipeable nylon and strong, steel legs and weighs only 8 lbs. Additionally, it fits into a nice shoulder bag. Supports children up to 3 years.

Hammacher.com

 

Remote Control R2-D2

$50.24

This was a huge hit with my niece and nephew! It takes minutes to set up and assemble (if you have an air pump you’ll be thankful). It moves really well, and it is easy to operate with a big remote control and four arrows. Note – you will need to buy 4AA and one 9V –nothing worse than no batteries on Christmas day!

Amazon.com

 

Play-Doh Touch – Shape to Life Studio

$39.95

I recently got to experience this interactive playset and was blown away. Digital meets physical with this full-on kids kit. Simply download the free app on your iPad, create characters and then scan them in to the Play-Doh digital world and watch them come to life.  This opens up a child’s world of imagination!

Apple.com

 

Amazon Fire Tablet (KIDS EDITION)

$74.99*

This is a top notch kids tablet at an amazing price. Since I personally got my hands on this working with Amazon years ago, I've watch my niece grow up with it as one of her favorite devices! This 7-inch tablet comes with 16GB, Wi-Fi, a kid-proof case and, most important, a two-year “worry-free” guarantee—if it breaks, Amazon will replace it, no questions asked. Tons of kid-safe content from apps to favorite shows.

*Reg. $99.99. In stock Dec 15.

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